Willetton makes it look easy at Lilac
WILLETTON continued its dominance against Midland Guildford throughout day 2 of its two-day clash, culminating in a comfortable nine-wicket win at Lilac Hill on Saturday afternoon.
Entering the day at 2-70, Willetton pushed hard for the remainder of its first innings, eventually declaring at 9-200 after Kallen Bond (50) and captain Matthew Johnston (45) attacked throughout.
After being sent back in to bat, Midland Guildford struggled to reach Willetton’s first-innings total as Matt Hanna continued his domination with the ball from day 1.
The only resistance for Midland Guildford came from Austin Thomas, who scored a hard-fought 45 and Keaton Critchell, who managed 31 before being bowled by Matthew Johnston.
Hanna took out the tail-enders, finishing with brilliant figures of 744 and keeping the opposition to 148.
With 55 to chase down, Willetton wasted no time, hitting the winning runs in the 13th over.